The Limits of Religious Freedom

EDITORIAL: After Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed an anti-gay bill, those who claim their religion tells them to discriminate against LGBT people may do so — and suffer the consequences.


Will Israel's Haredi Draft Bill Empower Women?

Ultra-Orthodox Israelis want to organize a ‘march of the million’ against governmental plans to draft them into the army. But there’s only one way to do it: let Haredi women come, too.


Handing the Western Wall to the Judaizers

If far-right Israeli settler group Elad gains control of the Western Wall, it will undermine the prospect of a shared Jerusalem — and that’s the point, writes Emily Hauser.

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Victory: Ukrainians cheer the news of President Viktor Yanukovych?s ouster.

Will Ukraine's Revolution Be Good for Its Jews?

What will Ukraine’s new reality bring for the nation’s 100,000 Jews? The surprising — and divided — Jewish voice in the Kiev uprising offers some important clues.